Micromax has introduced a new smartphone in its Canvas series, dubbed the Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G. The affordable phone supports 4G LTE connectivity and houses 2GB of RAM. Priced at Rs. 6,599, it will compete with the likes of Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime and Yu Yuphoria which are priced at Rs. 6,999 and share similar specifications.
If you are not able to decide which smartphone to buy, we will help you make an informed decision. Read on to find out how Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria compare with each other in terms of specifications and features.
Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria Comparison
|Device/Features||Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G||Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime||Yu Yuphoria|
|Price||Rs. 6,599||Rs. 6,999||Rs. 6,999|
|Display||5-inch HD IPS||4.7-inch HD IPS, AGC Dragontrail Glass protection||5-inch HD IPS, Gorilla Glass 3|
|Resolution||1280×720 pixels||1280×720 pixels||1280×720 pixels|
|SoC||MediaTek MTK6735P||Qualcomm Snapdragon 410||Qualcomm Snapdragon 410|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.0 GHz||Quad-core 1.2 GHz||Quad-core 1.2 GHz|
|MicroSD||Yes||Yes – up to 32 GB||Yes – up to 32 GB|
|Rear Camera||8 MP, Auto Focus, LED Flash||8 MP with LED flash, BSI sensor, f/2.2 aperture and Omnivision sensor||8 MP, Auto Focus, LED Flash|
|Front Camera||2 MP||2 MP||5 MP|
|Connectivity||Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth||Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth||Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth|
|OS||Android 5.1 Lollipop||Android 4.4 KitKat with MIUI 6||Android 5.0 Lollipop based Cyaonogen OS 12|
Processor & RAM
While both Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime and Yu Yuphoria are powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset clocked at 1.2GHz, the Canvas Xpress 4G comes with a 1.0GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6735P processor. All the three smartphones pack 2GB of RAM.
The Canvas Xpress 4G runs Android 5.1 Lollipop. Redmi 2 Prime runs Android 4.4 KitKat wrapped under MIUI 6 and Yuphoria runs Android 5.0 Lollipop based Cyaonogen OS 12.
Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G and Yu Yuphoria feature a 5-inch HD IPS display while Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime comes with a smaller, 4.7-inch HD IPS display. Screen resolution of all three smartphones is 1280×720 pixels.
All three smartphones sport an 8 mega pixel auto focus rear camera with LED flash. Canvas Xpress 4G and Redmi 2 Prime sport a 2 mega pixel front snapper whereas the Yuphoria has a 5 mega pixel front camera.
This department is a tie since all three phones house 16GB of internal memeory which can be expanded via microSD card.
The Yu Yuphoria is fueled by a larger 2230mAh battery, followed by Redmi 2 Prime with 2200mAh battery and Canvas Xpress 4G with 2000mAh battery.
All three devices offer dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth as connectivity options.
Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G carries the lowest price tag of Rs. 6,599. Other two smartphones, namely Redmi 2 Prime and Yu Yuphoria cost Rs. 6,999.
If we ignore the pricing, then Yu Yuphoria has a slight upper hand in specifications. It has a larger battery and better front facing camera. If we consider price, then apparently the Canvas Xpress 4G is the winner since it is equally capable as its rivals and is available at lower price than the other two smartphones.
Which handset among Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G vs Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime vs Yu Yuphoria do you think is better? Share your views with us in the comments section below!